Agenda for the October 30 meeting:
-Discussion on education featuring Emily Gasoi, Ward 1 State Board of Education Representative, Raquel Ortiz, DCPS, and leaders of local schools.
Actions taken at the September 25 meeting:
-Recommend that the full ANC support an amendment to ANC 1Cs meeting calendar, which would reschedule the next PSE committee meeting from October 24 to October 30 (2-0-0).
-Recommend that the full ANC support a grant application from Platform of Hope (2-0-0).
-Recommend that the full ANC support a resolution in support for B23-266 and B23-309, known respectively as the “Prohibition of Marijuana Testing Act of 2019” and “Medical Marijuana Program Patient Employment Protection Amendment Act of 2019” (2-0-0).
The meeting also featured presentations on:
-The Birth to Three for All DC Act. Commissioner Pooley will be introducing a resolution in support of full funding in the 2021 Budget, which will be presented at the next PSE Committee meeting. Please reach out to Commissioner Pooley if you have questions, comments, or concerns.